India plans global meet to share Co-Win tech – ET HealthWorld

New Delhi: Following PM Modi’s offer at the recent G7 summit, India’s National Health Authority is planning to hold a ‘Co-Win Global Conclave’ tentatively scheduled for June 30. The event is to be held virtually with India willing to share its experience and technology. In a joint initiative by the ministries of health, external affairs … Read more

‘Big effort’ needed for global vaccination – Zahawi

Boris Johnson has announced that the UK will donate at least 100 million vaccine doses to other countries within the next year. The first doses will be delivered within a few weeks. Speaking before the G7 summit, Mr Johnson said it was a “colossal number of doses.” President Biden has promised half a billion doses … Read more

Global Milestone: 1 Billionth COVID Vaccination

April 25, 2021 – Less than five months after the first needle went into the first arm to deliver the first COVID-19 vaccine to a 90-year-old grandmother in the United Kingdom, the world celebrated the 1 billionth dose of coronavirus-blocking vaccine this weekend. , While it’s not clear who received the 1 billionth dose, … Read more

‘Couch Potato’ Lifestyles Cause Up to 8% of Global Deaths

TUESDAY, March 30, 2021 (HealthDay News) — “Couch potatoes,” take note: Sedentary behavior now accounts for up to 8% of non-communicable diseases and deaths worldwide, researchers say. Physical inactivity is a known risk factor for premature death and several non-communicable diseases, including heart disease, stroke, high blood pressure, type 2 diabetes and several cancers. … Read more

Global Warming Could Make Life in Tropics Impossible

By Amy Norton HealthDay Reporter MONDAY, March 8, 2021 (HealthDay News) — Limiting global warming to targets proposed in the Paris Agreement could keep tropical regions from reaching temperatures that are beyond human tolerability, a new study projects. Researchers estimate that if countries are able to cap warming at 1.5 degrees Celsius above pre-industrial levels, … Read more

Why international stocks could outperform U.S. markets this year

This could be the year for international investments. Foreign equities have the opportunity to outperform U.S. stocks in 2021, three market analysts said Thursday. Developed and emerging markets are so far outpacing the S&P 500 year to date, with China in the lead: Global vs. emerging market gains in 2021 Global markets 2021 gain Emerging … Read more